Gas Giants Teacher Resources
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Explore the Solar System: The Gas GiantsLesson Planet
4 mins Pre-K - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Take a trip to space's gas giants, also known as the outer planets—Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune—with an interesting video equipped with a spirited host, a cartoon sidekick, and bright, colorful graphics.
Evaporating Exoplanet hd209458bLesson Planet
2 mins 9th - 12th
The Hubble telescope captures an event never before seen be the human eye. An extra-solar planet orbited too close to its parent star and evaporated away. This gives scientists an understanding of what would happen if a gas giant were...
Space Science: The Sun and Its Influence on EarthLesson Planet
3rd - 8th
These videos by Crash Course Kids are an excellent way to get your class pumped up about the solar system. From rotations and revolutions to the gas giants and rocky planets, everything (and more) about the solar system is covered in this collection. Not to mention, the host of the series keeps things very interesting.
Our Solar System Scavenger Hunt ActivityLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Send students on a search for facts about the solar system with this scavenger hunt activity. Whether they are finding out how far the sun is from the earth, or the names of all four gas giants, this resource will engage young scientists...
Who Wants to be a Millionaire? Solar SystemLesson Planet
4th - 6th
Fifteen questions about our solar system make up this interactive review game. It was written by a teacher in the UK, and therefore the monetary winnings for answering correctly are in pounds. The content applies, however, to any...
Space Exploration- Voyagers 1 and 2Lesson Planet
4th - Higher Ed
Everyone loves to learn about outer space. This space exploration passage has 10 questions relating to Voyager 1 and 2. There are both comprehension and vocabulary questions. The activity could be used with upper elementary or ESL students.
How To Build a Planet From The Inside Out!Lesson Planet
9th - 11th
High schoolers read about the Spitzer Space Telescope and the technology used to learn about planet composition. They calculate the radius of a planet, the size of a planet, the average density of a planet and the likely core composition...